I Am Getting Too Old For All Nighters

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 105 People

    God - Me Too

    I just moved in with a friend of mine that plays piano all night long. I am having to ADJUST. Jesu Christo, Father God. Bless me with some peaceful SLEEP!
    mbug44 mbug44
    36-40, F
    Oct 18, 2007

    Not S E X

    I'm not talking about all nighters as in sex I'm talking about being here on EP all night and then working all day and again and again and again. I'm tired! I need sleep so bad... just one whole day of sleep would work for me. They say you can't catch up... watch me!
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Oct 18, 2007

    I Love Sleep

    Also I really haven't had a reason to pull an all nighter. Though there have been times when I've started a book that I couldn't put down until I finished it and found out it was 6am... that following day I'm either sleeping or in a daze.
    GoddessNakiBean GoddessNakiBean
    36-40, F
    1 Response Jun 13, 2008

    May Be Too Old-but Doesn't Stop Them

    The only difference between when I was young til now, is the recovery time.  I used to be able to do all nighters & still feel pretty good the next day. Then go right back to a regular schedule. Now, if I  do an all nighter, the next day I may be okay for...
    darlene darlene
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Jul 29, 2008

    I Never Could

    I couldn't do it when I was in my "prime" - and I can't do it now. After a certain hour, my system says "bedtime" and I don't want to ignore something that might find me sleeping on my laptop. I am up early - usually 5:3O or 6:OO the latest - unless I'm not well. This time of...
    MaryJanine MaryJanine
    61-65, F
    Jun 12, 2013

    All Nighters?

    I am 42. I am wayyy too old. So I don't know how my neighbors, people I know...anyone who is physically older can pull them. More power to you.
    errantmind errantmind
    46-50, F
    Mar 23, 2013


    Y'all ain't lyin'
    mefirstGIMME mefirstGIMME
    22-25, F
    Feb 22, 2008

    I'm Too Old For This Crap!!!

    I know I have a little party still left in me but I have to admit when 11 comes around I start winding down... hahaha... I have 2 kids and I'm old... I can't hang like the old days... sad but true... good thing I don't really go out anyway... HAH!
    phidget phidget
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Jun 13, 2008

    That Was My Exact Dream!

    That is so weird!  I dreamed I had to hold my eyelids open with toothpicks too!  I was soooo Sleepy! 
    Shaylon Shaylon
    26-30, F
    Aug 21, 2008
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